BR man killed in single-car crash in Lafayette
POSTED: Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 5:45pm
UPDATED: Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 5:49pm
LAFAYETTE, LA — At 3:34 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies and other Emergency Response Personnel were alerted to a vehicle crash in the 1100 block of La Neuville Road.
Upon arrival first responders found a 2009 Lexus Sedan that was determined to have been traveling west on La Neuville Road when for undetermined reasons the vehicle left the roadway right striking a tree. The impact caused a fire in the engine compartment that spread into the passenger areas of the vehicle.
The driver was identified as Stephen Daniel Wray, 27, of Baton Rouge, he was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no other occupants.
The investigation into contributing factors of the crash continues at this time.